Craft July 2019
Alfredo Rifugio: Hail to the King
Known as ‘The King of Handmade Leather Jackets,’ Alfredo Rifugio has been an indomitable figure of Italian craftmanship for over 50 years, producing quality suedes and leathers including the distinctive deerskin single-breasted jacket, crafted exclusively for TheRake.com.
Style January 2018
The Enduring Popularity of Denim
Denim has transcended social class, status and wealth, and in doing so has become the ultimate engine of self expression.
Style December 2017
The History Of The Double-Breasted Overcoat
If double-breasted outerwear isn’t already a major part of your winter sartorial arsenal, it’s time to wheel in the big guns – at the double!
Craft April 2017
Huntsman: Savile Row's Supreme Structuralists
Savile Row’s Huntsman is the master when it comes to structured tailoring that ennobles the wearer.
Craft March 2017
Fight The Good Fight: Chapal for The Rake USAAF Jacket
The Chapal for The Rake USAAF is an aviator jacket that is steeped in the rich tradition of military uniform and a sublime expression of French handcrafted art.
Code September 2016
What To Buy This Week: Vol. 14
It’s official; autumn has arrived, so permit The Rake to suggest some smart, suitably seasonal acquisitions for you this week.
Code August 2016
What To Buy This Week: Vol 10
This week’s must-haves see us wistful for warmer climes and quenching our thirst for the most stylish products on the planet…